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Instant Pot Shrimp Scampi Pasta

When it comes to Shrimp Scampi pasta, this is a truly fabulous recipe. The cilantro and lime give this pasta recipe a unique flavor. Make this Instant Pot Shrimp Scampi for a simple and elegant dinner.
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: American
Keyword: shrimp scampi pasta
Author: Jill


Ingredients to make Instant Pot Shrimp Scampi Pasta

  • 1 lb cooked shrimp peeled
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp. red pepper flakes
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 4 tbsp. minced garlic
  • 1/2 cup fresh cilantro chopped
  • 1/4 cup chicken stock
  • 1/4 cup white cooking wine
  • 5 tbsp. lime juice freshly squeezed 3 tbsp. for shrimp marinade
  • 4 oz pasta linguine
  • fresh cilantro garnish


Directions to make Instant Pot Shrimp Scampi Pasta

  • In a large bowl add your shrimp, 3 tablespoons lime juice, olive oil, red pepper flakes, salt and garlic.
  • Toss to coat evenly.
  • Cover and refrigerate for 2 hours.
  • Break your pasta in half and add it to the Instant Pot.
  • Pour 3 cups of water, and 1 tsp. salt over the pasta.
  • Place the Instant pot on manual high pressure for 5 minutes.
  • Do a quick release.
  • Remove the lid, set to the side.
  • Add shrimp, chopped cilantro, chicken stock, white wine, 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lime juice to the pasta.
  • Mix to coat.
  • Taste, and add more salt if need.
  • Garnish with chopped fresh cilantro, red pepper flakes, and grated lime zest.